Q - How long did the first Thanksgiving celebration last?
A - 3 days! There were about 50 European settlers and somewhere around 90 Native Americans who attended the 3 day feast!
Q - Which US President proclaimed Thanksgiving as an annual holiday?
A - Abraham Lincoln!
In 1836, Lincoln proclaimed a day of Thanksgiving on the last Thursday of November. (However, the annual holiday was changed under President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the fourth Thursday in November.)
Q - What are turkey chicks called?
A - Pults or Turkeylings! How cute!! :)
Q - What are the two states that raise the most turkeys?
A - Minnesota and North Carolina!
In 2015, there were nearly 41 MILLION turkeys raised in Minnesota and approximately 31 MILLION in North Carolina!
Until next time Lanti Squad,
Keep Gobbling ;)
323 Unionville Indian Trail Rd
Suite D & E
Indian Trail, NC 28079 [Map]